A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 66 km SSW of Kobuk, Alaska (41 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.2174 West, latitude 66.3299 North, depth = 0 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/03/19 / 2019-03-07 17:40:06 / March 7, 2019 @ 5:40 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak01931ftv0b. Unique identifier: ak01931ftv0b. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:40:06 / 8:40 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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